Tagged: Heavenly Mother

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Guest Post: Prodigals

by Caroline Crockett Brock Prodigals I imagine a cosmic welcome party thrown in our honor. The prodigal daughters have come home to their Mother. Long lost in the world and enslaved to foreign Masters,...

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Mother, Mother, Mother

My child isn’t a baby anymore. When he prays, he says, “Dear Father, Mother, Mother, Mother…” Soon I will teach him to censor his prayers. But it was after his birth that She came...

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Sacred Music: Remember

Ever since reading how Carol Lynn Pearson will sing many hymns using feminine pronouns, I have tried to more consciously practice this myself. I still feel uncomfortable or just completely forget when I’m at...

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Guest Post: Projects

by Kaylee I’m in the season of life where I can’t seem to finish anything. I’m in the middle of reading three books, two very short, yet they sit unfinished. I have yarn projects...

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Guest Post: Premortal Promise

by Elizabeth The following guest post  is a kind of feminist midrash, a retelling of Biblical or religiously foundational stories in order to incorporate women’s viewpoints.  As theologian Elizabeth Schussler Fiorenza has written, using...

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Finding Heavenly Mother in the Nativity

Growing up, the most coveted costume in our nativity box was Mary. Unlike the other ramshackle pieces—a few foil-covered cardboard crowns, some tinsel halos, a couple of old bathrobes, and half a dozen shepherd’s...